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Well-used town youth club is forced to find new home so it can continue

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New hope for Wakefield Trinity out-of-town stadium?

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Community projects pitching for funds on BBC show Let’s Get a Good Thing Going

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Can you give a dog a home this Christmas?

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Urgent appeal put out for festive toys

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Nursery ‘inadequate’ in all areas

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Nurse shortage hits patient care at Mid Yorkshire Hospitals Trust

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Drugs seized as Wakefield police launch Christmas patrols

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Millions of us to lose our remaining holidays before the New Year

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M62 'carriageway defect' near Wakefield causes lane closure

Transport

Over 70 bus routes set to run in West Yorkshire on Boxing Day

Transport

Drunk driver turns up to collect uninsured friend from police stop near Leeds

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Woman suffers pelvic injuries avoiding a bus in Leeds

Transport
Southmoor Road, Hemsworth. Image: Google

Man injured after car crashes into tree in Hemsworth

Transport

#HumansofWakefieldPolice: Why Wakefield police officers have started sharing personal stories on Twitter

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Some of the officers featured in the #HumansofWakefieldPolice series to date.

#HumansofWakefieldPolice: Read the stories shared by frontline Wakefield police officers

Crime

Man seen walking down motorway with a suitcase

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New report praises West Yorkshire Police

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Nursery ‘inadequate’ in all areas

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Primary school league tables 2017: Yorkshire is worst performing region

Education

Pupils delighted with advent treats

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It’s been a busy term for Freeston students

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School to remain shut due to faulty boiler

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Exclusive: Archbishop’s intervention could finally end Yorkshire devolution stalemate

Politics

Over 70 bus routes set to run in West Yorkshire on Boxing Day

Transport
The People's Powerhouse project was founded by Jo Miller and Tracy Fishwick

Citizens assembly could put people at the heart of Northern Powerhouse concept, says report

Politics

Drunk driver turns up to collect uninsured friend from police stop near Leeds

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Mary Creagh: Brexit deal has more fudge than a Christmas stocking

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Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, has written to Northern Powerhouse Minister Jake Berry about Yorkshire devolution.

Exclusive: Archbishop’s intervention could finally end Yorkshire devolution stalemate

Politics

Yvette Cooper: Poverty figures are grim for old and young

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The People's Powerhouse project was founded by Jo Miller and Tracy Fishwick

Citizens assembly could put people at the heart of Northern Powerhouse concept, says report

Politics

Labour Party holds Wakefield West seat after council by-election

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Sunny days and freezing nights forecast for Yorkshire this weekend

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The Knottingley hydro electric plant.

VIDEO: £7.5m Knottingley hydroelectric plant to produce a 'century worth of power'

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Dense fog is affecting much of Yorkshire this morning.

Fog warning issued across Yorkshire as Met Office warn commuters to take extra care on roads

Environment

Yorkshire teenager celebrates ten years cancer-free by backing awards

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Peppa Pig ‘encourages parents to abuse NHS services’ says family doctor

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Chris Powell and Andrew Wilson at Yorkshire Sculpture Park. Picture Scott Merrylees

#SpeakYourMind: Yorkshire Sculpture Park walks for healthy body and mind

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‘Mental health stigma makes recovery harder’

Health

'Through the 12 days of Christmas we saw in A&E' - NHS launches festive video about Wakefield's emergency department

Health